U.S. Arsenal 1833 - 1875 Historical

U.S. Arsenal 1833 - 1875 Historical (HM1U5R)

Location: Dearborn, MI 48124 Wayne County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 18.371', W 83° 14.685'

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Four of the eleven buildings that comprised the arsenal stood directly in a north-south line with this marker.
Facing Michigan Avenue was the saddlers shop, while in this area were the smiths and carpenters shops, all three were one story brick buildings which measured 30 x 60 feet, across Garrison Avenue was the Officers Quarters, a structure which resembled the Commandants Quarters building on Michigan and Monroe.
Although the arsenal's major purpose was the storage of military equipment, troops were enlisted and trained here during the Civil War.
Of this important installation, around which our city grew, the only remaining building in its original state is the Commandants Quarters.
HM NumberHM1U5R
Placed ByDearborn Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 314984 N 4686212
Decimal Degrees42.30618333, -83.24475000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 18.371', W 83° 14.685'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 18' 22.26" N, 83° 14' 41.1" W
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Area Code(s)313, 248
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 22022 Michigan Ave, Dearborn MI 48124, US
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